Development of Physical Education

Development of Physical Education

German, Swedish, and English influence in physical education reach America

1800
1800
1800
1823
1855

Battle of the Systems

1890
1890
Approx. 1920
1927
Approx. 1927

Steady growth of physical education in schools

Approx. 1920
Approx. 1938
Approx. 1941
1953
Approx. 1955

Recent promotion of physical activity

2008
2011
2012
2013
February 2013